MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Payless, the discount shoe chain, is planning to open more than 300 stores across the US over the next few years.
The company filed for bankruptcy last year and shut down all 2,100 stores in the U.S.READ MORE: Miami Weather: Afternoon Storms Could Produce Heavy Downpours
The first new store is set to open in November in Miami — that’s where the company’s new headquarters are.READ MORE: Dates For Formula 1 Grand Prix In Miami Gardens Confirmed For May 6-8, 2022
“We are fully aware that we’re relaunching in a time when many have lost their jobs, finances are tight, and parents nationwide are adjusting to working from home, facilitating at-home schooling for their children,” Jared Margolis, the company’s CEO, said in a press release.MORE NEWS: Charges Upgraded To Felonies For Three Miami Beach Police Officers Accused Of Rough Arrest
Payless says its website will reopen for business next Tuesday.